The club's Environment Committee is pleased to announce the recipients of this year's Rotary Awards: 

Community Impact Awards – for deserving projects in any category that make a practical difference in the community.

Community Impact Award – Junior Division

Awarded to Mackenzie Tagliamonte, St. Luke Catholic Elementary School for his project “Preserve Yourself”. Certificate and $50.

Community Impact Award – Intermediate Division

Awarded to Katie Schankula, West Ferris Secondary School, for her project “Reaction Times and Distracted Driving”. Certificate and $100.

Community Impact Award – Senior Division

Awarded to Chloe Carriere and Caitlin Howard, St. Joseph-Scollard Hall Catholic Secondary School, for their project “Effect of stinging nettle on the Alzheimer’s profile in Drosophila melanogaster”. Certificate and $150. Chloe and Caitlin who are heading to the 2017 Canada-Wide Science Fair, also won the Shulman Travel Award, the Lalonde Family Award in Biology and Medicine and the gold medal in the Senior Life Science category.